OTHER WORDS FROM colloquialismcol·lo·qui·al·ist, noun
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“Shut up,” the hacker responded, using a Farsi colloquialism.
Now “awfully sorry” is not a western colloquialism, and the girl looked at him attentively.The Gold Trail|Harold Bindloss
He must like to figure, to use a colloquialism,18 and his fondness for it must be genuine, almost an absorption.Opportunities in Engineering|Charles M. Horton
For instance, the use of "most" for "almost" is distinctly, if not a vulgarism, at least a colloquialism.America To-day, Observations and Reflections|William Archer